Malta -Bus drivers criticize work environment -October 02, 2014

The General Workers’ Union reported that incidents of physical and verbal abuse against drivers are on the rise. Drivers vented their frustration that they were being left alone to face awkward situations.

The General Workers’ Union reported that incidents of physical and verbal abuse against drivers are on the rise. The debate was stoked by a report about a Nigerian bus driver who was attacked by a motorist and had to be treated at a health centre after being punched three times in the face. His colleagues said that such cases are becoming increasingly common. Drivers vented their frustration that they were being left alone to face awkward situations.

English: http://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20140930/local/bus-firm-denies ...   

 

For more information, please contact the editor Jan Cremers, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) cbn-aias@uva.nl or the communications officer at the ETUI, Mariya Nikolova mnikolova@etui.org. For previous issues of the Collective bargaining newsletter please visit http://www.etui.org/E-Newsletters/Collective-bargaining-newsletter. You may find further information on the ETUI at www.etui.org, and on the AIAS at www.uva-aias.net.


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